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Fig: Garments Export to Japan in millions of $ Source EPB

Bangladesh garment shipments to Japan shrinks

Apparel exports to Japan, Bangladesh's most promising export destination in Asia, dipped 3.88 percent in fiscal year 2016-17, for which exporters blame mainly on... Read More

Export target set in Garment Sector at $30.16 billion for FY 2017-18

Bangladesh Government has set its export target at $41 billion with a growth target of 7.87%, riding on apparel products for the FY 2017-18... Read More
Figure: Chairman of Chittagong port Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal was the chief guest while DCCI President Abul Kashem Khan chaired the meeting.

Bangladesh RMG competencies affected by inefficiency of the Chittagong port

Trade bodies of the different sectors have alleged that their export business including ready-made garment is losing their market due to the delay of... Read More

GST and its’ impact on Indian textile and clothing industry

The Goods and Service Tax (GST) is the biggest and most significant tax reform in India that has been replaced the complex multiple indirect... Read More

BASF helps garment workers to improve productivity by reducing disease

Garment workers in Bangladesh suffer significantly from diarrhea, dysentery, skin disease, lung disease and other health conditions, many of which are contagious and spread... Read More
Figure: Garment export to EU (USD in billion) Source: EPB

Bangladesh garment export to EU increases despite Brexit negotiation and elections

Bangladesh's exports of apparel items to the European Union though remained slow-moving but still could secure a growth in fiscal 2016-17 mainly despite uncertainties... Read More
Figure: Garment export to China (USD in million) Source: EPB

Rising garment export to China- the next big export destination for Bangladesh

China, the global leader in apparel business, could turn into a major export destination for Bangladesh because of its huge population with a growing... Read More

Bangladesh-Singapore business forum signed three MoUs

Bangladesh and Singapore signed three memoranda of understanding (MoU) to facilitate information exchange, trade and investment opportunities and promote Singapore business interest here. Bangladesh-Singapore Business... Read More
Business discussion meeting between FBCCI and Hungary delegation Team

FBCCI urges for Hungarian investment and exchange of delegation

A discussion between a Hungary Delegation and the Business Leaders of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) held on 19... Read More

Private sector investment will be under pressure due to higher government loan dependency to...

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) said, “If the government does not lend money to private sector, it will not be able to create... Read More

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